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02.04.15FROM THE LABS

Office of Science FY 2016 Budget Request: Basic Energy Sciences (BES).pdf file (25KB)

Basic Energy Sciences (BES) supports fundamental research to understand, predict, and ultimately control matter and energy at the electronic, atomic and molecular levels in order to provide the foundations for new energy technologies and to support DOE missions in energy, environment, and national security.

Indiana University 02.04.15University Research

IU Biologists Partner Bacterium with Nitrogen Gas to Produce More, Cleaner BioethanolExternal link

Indiana University biologists believe they have found a faster, cheaper and cleaner way to increase bioethanol production by using nitrogen gas, the most abundant gas in Earth’s atmosphere, in place of more costly industrial fertilizers. Read More »

02.03.15FROM THE LABS

Office of Science FY 2016 Budget Request: Advanced Scientific Computing Research (ASCR).pdf file (25KB)

The Advanced Scientific Computing Research (ASCR) program seeks to expand our computational and networking capabilities in order to extend the frontiers of science and technology.

University of Texas Arlington 02.03.15University Research

UT Arlington Awarded Department of Energy Grant to Develop Sensor System for Real-Time Evaluation of BoilersExternal link

A University of Texas at Arlington engineering professor is developing a distributed wireless antenna sensor system to monitor conditions of coal-fired boilers that will lead to making the units safer, more efficient and eventually producing better designed units. Read More »

University of California Los Angeles 02.03.15University Research

Team Led by UCLA and Columbia Engineers Uses Disorder to Control Light on a NanoscaleExternal link

Findings could lead to more precise information transfer in computer chips and other applications. Read More »

02.03.15FROM THE LABS

5 Ways to Put Tiny Targets in Front of an X-ray LaserExternal link

Scientists at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have assembled an exotic toolbox for experiments that tap into the brightest X-Rays on the planet. Read More »

Rice University 02.02.15University Research

Evidence Mounts for Quantum Criticality TheoryExternal link

A new study by a team of physicists at Rice University bolster theory that quantum fluctuations drive strange electronic phenomena. Read More »

02.02.15Presentations & Testimony

FY 2016 Budget Request to Congress for DOE’s Office of Science.pdf file (6.5MB)

Acting Director Patricia Dehmer presents the details of the Office of Science FY 2016 budget request.

02.02.15FROM THE LABS

Cosmic Inflation Remains UndiscoveredExternal link

A previous study claiming the discovery of gravitational waves as cosmic inflation’s fingerprint has most likely been over-interpreted, scientists found in a joint analysis between the Planck and BICEP2 experiments. Read More »

Northwestern University 02.02.15University Research

New Method Allows for Greater Variation in Band Gap TunabilityExternal link

Northwestern University researchers discovered a novel way to control the electronic band gap in complex oxide materials without changing the material’s overall composition. Read More »

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